Biochemistry - Amino Acid Metabolism

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Exercise :: Amino Acid Metabolism - Section 1

  • Amino Acid Metabolism - Section 1
1. 

Histidine is degraded to α-ketoglutarate and is described as a

A. gluco amino acid
B. glucogenic amino acid
C. ketogenic amino acid
D. keto-gluco amino acid

Answer: Option B

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2. 

Which of the following amino acids is considered as both ketogenic and glucogenic?

A. Valine
B. Tryptophan
C. Lysine
D. None of these

Answer: Option B

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3. 

A glucogenic amino acid is one which is degraded to

A. keto-sugars
B. either acetyl CoA or acetoacetyl CoA
C. pyruvate or citric acid cycle intermediates
D. none of the above

Answer: Option C

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4. 

Which of the following is the best described glucogenic amino acid?

A. Lysine
B. Tryptophan
C. Valine
D. None of these

Answer: Option C

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5. 

A person with phenylketonuria cannot convert

A. phenylalanine to tyrosine
B. phenylalanine to isoleucine
C. phenol into ketones
D. phenylalanine to lysine

Answer: Option A

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